On 06/07/18 07:04, Gregory Ewing wrote:
> Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> Even the Eskimos and Inuit, living in some of the harshest
>> environments on earth, managed to have a relatively wide variety of
>> foods in their diet.
> They might be living on a very wide variety of berries.
> Or perhaps, in their language, "berry" simply means "food".
IIRC their language didn't have a word for "toothache" owing to their
diet and the use of their teeth as tools. Or was that a precursor of
fake news, an urban myth?
My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.